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HO Collector Third Quarter 2018

$ 8.99

Features:

Kader Sandwiches & Pancakesby Tony Lucio — One area of identification that many collectors enjoy pursuing is the unseen world inside HO models. Journey inside early Bachmann diesels for a look at their drives.

TYCO Preprods: Part 4by Tony Lucio — Tony wraps up his presentation on rare TYCO curiosities with a look at a number of HO-scale freight car models planned, but were not always released by this famous train maker.

The Iconic Athearn Hustler by Brad Smith — Introduced by Athearn in the late 1950s, The Hustler enjoyed a long run with the company and remains a collector favorite. This article looks at this well-known little diesel switcher.

Managing Your Collectionby George Riley — Responding to common feedback received from a variety of sources, George begins his "Managing Your Collection" series with suggestions on documenting and cataloging your trains.

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Editor’s Note

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Dealer Directory

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